July 02, 2015

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News: Special Features
Taking a Risk on Broadway: What Convinced Investors to Buy a Piece of Sweeney Todd's Pie?
02 Jul 2015
Playbill.com digs into its archives to explore past articles. In the next installment, an original investor in Sweeney Todd recalls sinking his dollars into the musical that he thought would never make money.

Take a Trip Into History: NYC's Best Theatrical Museums and Exhibitions
02 Jul 2015
Are you a proud theatre nerd? Plan a fascinating NYC staycation this summer with our round-up of theatrical museums and exhibitions. We've got everything from an exhibition about 19th-century showboats to the definitive collection of historic Broadway costumes!

Hit the Boroughs! Five Theatres You Should Visit Outside Manhattan
02 Jul 2015 -- Manhattan's theatre district may be home to the razzle and dazzle of Broadway, but New York City's other boroughs have plenty to offer when it comes to putting on a great show. Playbill.com offers five theatres worthy of hopping on an unfamiliar subway.

Famous Broadway Musical Locations You Can Actually Visit!
01 Jul 2015 -- Playbill.com offers a visitor's guide to real New York places mentioned in Broadway musicals.

The Agony and Ecstasy of the Broadway Booking Jam (01 Jul 2015)

Why Howard Ashman's Family Thought Writing Little Shop of Horrors Was a Suicide Mission (01 Jul 2015)

Their Favorite Things: Pimpernel and Living on Love Star Douglas Sills Shares His Theatregoing Experiences (01 Jul 2015)

What Are You Listening To On The Subway? 16 Broadway Actors Share Their Summer Jams! (01 Jul 2015)

Meet Broadway's Straight Allies — Audra McDonald, Daniel Radcliffe, Hugh Jackman and 6 More! (30 Jun 2015)

Church vs. Stage: Actors of Faith on Supporting Equal Rights (30 Jun 2015)

"We're Going To Continue Fighting" — Dustin Lance Black On the Steps Toward a Fully Equal America (29 Jun 2015)

Flip Through the 1982 Original Little Shop of Horrors Playbills! (29 Jun 2015)

For Beth Malone, "Butch Is A Beautiful Thing" — What This Fun Home Star Learned Playing Lesbian (29 Jun 2015)

Swallowing Needles and Disappearing Elephants? Learn the Making Behind Penn & Teller's Magic! (27 Jun 2015)

Rare Photos, Letters and Memories in Ellen Greene's Little Shop of Horrors Scrapbook (27 Jun 2015)

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